Cimarron Elementary School

36940 45th St. E.
Palmdale, CA 93552
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cimarron Elementary School serves 498 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 498 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Cimarron Elementary School's student population of 498 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
498 students
This chart display total students of Cimarron Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Gender %
This chart display gender of Cimarron Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Cimarron Elementary School by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Cimarron Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

The diversity score of Cimarron Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
33%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
21:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Cimarron Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
2%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cimarron Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Asian
1%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
79%
56%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
11%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
5%
21%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cimarron Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score
0.36
This chart display the diversity score of Cimarron Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cimarron Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Cimarron Elementary School often compared to?
Cimarron Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Chaparral Prep Academy by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
33% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 40% CA state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 51% CA state average).
How many students attend Cimarron Elementary School?
498 students attend Cimarron Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
79% of Cimarron Elementary School students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Black, 5% of students are White, 2% of students are American Indian, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cimarron Elementary School?
Cimarron Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Cimarron Elementary School offer ?
Cimarron Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Cimarron Elementary School part of?
Cimarron Elementary School is part of Palmdale Elementary School District.

School Reviews

Review Cimarron Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
Rate this school:

Recent Articles

Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Are Public Schools Protecting the Environment?
Learn about how public schools are making their campuses greener through technology investments, policy changes, and eco-friendly student education.
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Should My Child Enroll in Honors Or General Courses?
Honors or general courses? Find out which type is best for your child's learning environment and GPA.
Public Schools in a Minute
January 27, 2024
Public Schools in a Minute
Explore the diverse world of public schools in a minute! Our brief overview provides a snapshot of the educational landscape, school districts, curriculum, and more. Get a quick glance at the big picture of K-12 education.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 498 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 24:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 33%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Quick Links